C U R R I C U L U M   V I T A E


Spanish-Mexican artist residing in London.
MA in Visual Arts, San Carlos Academy (UNAM), Mexico (generation 73-77).
Illustrator, researcher, sculptor, anatomist, model designer, journalist, writer and amateur palaeontologist.
Member of the SVP (Society of Vertebrate Palaeontology) and of The Dinosaur Society (U.K.) actively participating in 15 years of symposia, exhibitions and field trips.

Books and magazines (as author, illustrator and collaborator):

"Dinosaurs: A Celebration" (Marvel Comics 1992).
"The Usborne Book of Dinosaurs" (Sue Mayes, Usborne Publishing 1993).
"Dinoworld", (Vols. 1-4 Kingfisher 1994),
"The Search for Dinosaurs" ( Dougal Dixon,Wayland Publishers 1995).
"Deinos-Saurus" (Autonomous National University of Mexico 1999).
“Dinosaurs” (The Time-Life Guides 1999)
"Dinosaurs" (Reader's Digest Pathfinders 1999).
"Dinosaur Nests and Babies" (Kenneth Carpenter, Indiana University Press 1999).
"Dinosaurs The `Biggest,Baddest..." (Zimmerman, Byron Preiss 1999).
"Dinosaur Imagery" (The Lanzendorf Collection, Academic Press 2000).
"Monsters" (Scintilla Editorial 2000-01).
"The Scientific American Book of Dinosaurs" (2001).
“Una Vita Per Dinosauri” (Marco Signore, 2001).
"Les Fossiles" (Eric Buffetaut/ Gallimard 2000).
“Proceedings of The Royal Society, Biological Sciences” Vol 267, No. 146(2001).
“DinoPress” (Japan. Vols 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. 2001-02)
“Dorling and Kindersley Guide to Dinosaurs” (David Lambert 2000)
“Prehistoric Animals” ( Dougal Dixon, TickTock publishing 2001)
“Dinosaurs of the Isle of Wight” (Martill and Naish 2001, Paleontological Ass,)
“Mesozoic Fauna” (Ken Carpenter, in print).
“Extreme Dinosaurs!” (Luis V. Rey. Chronicle Books 2001)
“D&K Prehistoric Animals Encyclopaedia” (David Lambert and Darren Naish 2001)
"Fuglene i Danmark" (Per Christiansen/ Gyldendal Publishers 2002)
“Dinosaurs a Field Guide” (Luis V. Rey with co-author Henry Gee 2003).
“National Geographic Kids” (Magazine. March 2003)
“The Danish Encyclopaedia” (Per Christiansen/ Gyldendal Publishers 2002)
“Rovdinosauren” (Per Christiansen/Carlsen Publishers 2003).
“World Atlas of Dinosaurs” (Usborne Publishing 2004)
“Tyrannosaurerne” (Per Christiansen. Carlsen 2004)
“Time For Learning: Dinosaurs” (Don Lessem.Publications International 2004)
“Maximum Triceratops” (Robert Bakker/ Luis V. Rey. Random House 2004)
“Dinosaurs!” (Robert Bakker/Luis V. Rey. Random House 2005)
“Dactyls” (Robert Bakker/Luis V. Rey. Random House 2005)
“Dinosaurenne i Nyt Lys” (Per Christiansen. Gads Forlag 2005)
“¿Como Ves?(UNAM Magazine June 2005)
“Journal of Morphology (no. 265)” (John Hutchinson, Wiley-Liss Publications)
“Discover” (Magazine December 2005)
“Prehistoric World” (Book series. Dougal Dixon. TickTock Publishing 2006)
“Livets Udvinkling” (Jorn Madsen. Gyldendal 2006)
“The Ultimate Dinosaur Encyclopaedia” (Thomas R. Holtz/Luis V. Rey. Random House 2005-07) (in progress)

Workshops and exhibitions:

Dinosaur workshops for children at the British Museum (Natural History) and at the Alexandra Palace, London between 1992 and 1996.
Co-organized with Mike Howgate several biannual Dinosaur Conventions and public scientific workshops and debates in London 1990-97.

1994.Yaohan Centre. London(dinosaur art exhibition).
1995. “Dinosaur Art Weekend” Dinamation Centre in Fruita Colorado (Exhibition).
1996-7. David Alden’s and Robert Bakker’s “Raptors” travelling exhibition
1998 . UK Dinosaur Society’s Travelling Exhibition
1999. “Monster Art Exhibition” at the Dudley Museum and Art Gallery
1999. “Parental Care in Theropod Dinosaurs” Poster at SVP meeting in Denver (with Marco Signore).
2000. SVPCA Portsmouth University (exhibition) .
2000. Field Museum of Chicago as part of John Lanzendorf’s Collection tribute exhibition to the Tyrannosaurus rex known as “Sue”.
2002. “Dinosaur Eggs and Nests” travelling exhibition by STONE. CO.
2002. “Incontro con la Paleontología” Workshop, conference and exhibition at the Archaeological Museum in Benevento, Italy.
2002. SVPCA meeting exhibition n Cambridge, UK.
2003. SVPCA meeting exhibition in Oxford, UK.
2003. “Incontro con la Paleontologia” (seconda edizione), exhibition and conference. Benevento, Italy.
2004. Permanent exhibit of artworks at the Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.
2004. Henry Gee/Luis V. Rey Children’s Art Day Workshop at the Clore Tikva School, Barkingside .
2004. Paleo Art Show, Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
2005. Exhibition of Artwork at the EAA Air Venture Museum, WI, USA. 2005. Artwork provided tand exhibited at the Natural History Museum NY as part of the exhibition “Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries”.
2005. 15 Pieces of dinosaur artwork as part of a permanent exhibition at Houston Museum of Natural Science.
2005. Exhibition, Conference and Workshop at the Citta Della Scienza Science event, October .

Other Consultancy :

1997. BBC Series “Walking With Dinosaurs” (acting as consultant and designing colour patterns for several models).
1999-02. Working for three years with Dorling and Kindersley as dinosaur art consultant, designing anatomically accurate blueprints and layouts for new models to be sculpted, photographed or digitally restored, resulting in the books D&K Dinosaur Encyclopaedia by David Lambert and the recent “Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animals Encyclopaedia” by David Lambert and Darren Naish.
BBC Series "Walking With Dinosaurs" ( designing colour patterns for several models).
Working for the last two years with Dorling and Kindersley as dinosaur art and anatomical consultant, designing anatomically accurate blueprints and layouts for new models to be sculpted and photographed resulting in the book D&K Dinosaur Encyclopedia by David Lambert and Prehistoric Animals Encyclopedia.

Digging at Rio Colorado, Saltillo SVP Mexico 2000.

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